Christian Radnedge

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27 Dec 2018 | 7:32 AM

Man City slump to second defeat as Spurs, Liverpool and Everton run riot

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City suffered their second straight defeat in the Premier League for the first time in two years after going down 2-1 at Leicester City in a goal-packed set of Boxing Day fixtures.

24 Dec 2018 | 8:09 PM

Talking points from the Premier League weekend

LONDON (Reuters) - Five talking-points from the Premier League weekend after Manchester City suffered a shock home loss to Crystal Palace, meaning that Liverpool stayed four points clear at the top following their win over Wolverhampton Wanderers.

21 Dec 2018 | 8:46 PM

Governing body FINA says it wants more athlete input

LONDON (Reuters) - World swimming's governing body FINA has said that it will look for new ways to improve its structure after several world and Olympic champions raised concerns at a summit in London this week.

20 Dec 2018 | 1:31 AM

Peaty leads call for fair pay from governing body

LONDON (Reuters) - Swimming's governing body FINA needs to show more transparency and give 50 percent of its revenues to athletes, Britain's Olympic and world breastroke champion Adam Peaty said on Wednesday as he also warned that the sport had 'no integrity'.

19 Dec 2018 | 10:22 AM

Yearender : France triumph as football World Cup proves the jewel in the sporting crown

LONDON (Reuters) - Any fears that the 2018 World Cup in Russia would be overshadowed by political antagonism were completely smashed as the June-July extravaganza set pulses racing and ended with a young, exciting France team clinching the title.

18 Dec 2018 | 9:02 PM

Pochettino bookmakers' hot favourite to take over at United

LONDON (Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino emerged on Tuesday as hot favourite to succeed Jose Mourinho, sacked as coach of Manchester United.

18 Dec 2018 | 8:10 PM

Another acrimonious exit for Mourinho in growing list

(Reuters) - Jose Mourinho is undoubtedly one of the most successful managers of his generation, yet the manner in which he often leaves a club after delivering success points to why he may never enjoy universal love and acclaim despite a glittering resume.

18 Dec 2018 | 1:15 AM

Hegerberg urges federations to improve equality measures

LONDON (Reuters) - Football federations must do better in giving the same opportunities and treatment to female players as they do to their male counterparts, Olympique Lyonnais and Norway striker Ada Hegerberg says.

17 Dec 2018 | 9:13 PM

Five talking points from the Premier League weekend

LONDON (Reuters) - Liverpool regained top spot in the Premier League with a 3-1 victory over rivals Manchester United on Sunday while Arsenal's unbeaten run came to an end against Southampton. There were also wins for Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea.

15 Dec 2018 | 12:37 AM

Premier League condemns discrimination and asks fans to show respect

LONDON (Reuters) - The Premier League has acknowledged that a small number of fans have behaved "unacceptably" at matches and urged supporters to conduct themselves in a respectful manner in light of recent alleged discriminatory incidents.